(March 1981)

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Volume:
47
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893113003
Editing:
Jack C. Harris
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The indicia title of issues #479-490 is ADVENTURE COMICS PRESENTS DIAL H FOR HERO


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Bob Smith (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-553

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

To Save a World (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-7190

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chris King (intro); Vicki Grant (intro); Flying Buttress; G.L.U.N.K.
Synopsis:
Chris and Vicki meet the Flying Buttress and G.L.U.N.K. who send them on a mission to retrieve important control rods to save a planet.

Indexer Notes

"intro Chris King and Vicki Grant; their various super-hero identities, as well as the super-villains, created by readers"; Flying Buttress created by Steve Mattson; Megaboy created by David Cason; Sunspot created by Shawn Sherman; GLUNK created by Richard Morrissey; Ice created by Clifford Stroud; Color Commando created by James McClernan

The Red Death (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Dennis Jensen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-7164

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chris King; Vicki Grant; Silver Fog; Red Death
Synopsis:
Chris and Vicki try to stop the Silver Fog but fail. Then they take on the Red Death when he attacks their class to steal their science teacher.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Doomster created by Nelson Jimenez; Grasshopper created by Monte Wilson; Red Death created by Russell Frakes; The Composite Man created by Ben Stillwell; Twilight created by Delmo Walters Jr.

As the Silver Fog Rolls In... (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Dennis Jensen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-7169

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chris King; Vicki Grant; Silver Fog
Synopsis:
Chris and Vicki take on the Silver Fog, and wind up curing him of his ailment.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Silver Fog created by Harlan Ellison; Windsong created by Frank Mills Jr.; Captain Electron created by Stephen DeStefano

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dial "H" For Hero
  2. 1. To Save a World
    Dial "H" For Hero
  3. 2. The Red Death
    Dial "H" For Hero
  4. 3. As the Silver Fog Rolls In...
    Dial "H" For Hero
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